Sen. Joe Manchin, D-W.Va., right, wants Congress to pass a fix for a retired coal miners’ pension and health care fund before lawmakers go home for the month.
Sen. Joe Manchin, D-W.Va., right, wants Congress to pass a fix for a retired coal miners’ pension and health care fund before lawmakers go home for the month. Paul Morigi AP Images for No Labels
Sen. Joe Manchin, D-W.Va., right, wants Congress to pass a fix for a retired coal miners’ pension and health care fund before lawmakers go home for the month. Paul Morigi AP Images for No Labels

Could the government shut down because of a pension fund for retired coal miners?

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